Monthly Archives: October 2012

Choc Chip and Oat Slice

Oh my word.  A friend pointed me in the direction of this scrumptious slice that is ideal for packing in lunch boxes.  I wasn’t too sure how it would be received by some member’s of the family as it has … Continue reading

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Space… the Final Frontier

Inspired by daredevil skydiver Felix Baumgartner‘s world record breaking, successful, sky diving attempt today’s post is all about space inspired crochet. Over on  MsPremiseConclusion’s blog you can find this amazing crocheted Space Shuttle.  It’s been created so the rocket booster … Continue reading

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Love Shoes Actually!

It’s been another week of creating shoe loveliness.  I don’t know what it is about them but I seem to have an obsession with crocheting shoes/slippers just now.  Perhaps it’s that they’re quick to crochet or maybe it’s that I … Continue reading

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Best made plans

This weekend I had plans to create some baby sandals.  I didn’t quite manage that as the weather was vile on Saturday, rain, wind and even hailstone.  It really didn’t put me in a sandal kind of mood.  Instead I … Continue reading

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See you at the home show

The Waikato Home & Garden Show is currently on at the Claudelands Event Centre in Hamilton.   It’s usually one of my favourite annual events.  I’m not sure what it was about this year’s but it seemed to be lacking … Continue reading

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Shoes, shoes, shoes

A girl can never have too many shoes or in this case a baby can never have too many shoes.  I’ve been busy over the past few days creating these gorgeous baby pumps and loafers. I’m still working on some … Continue reading

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Rainy Days and Mondays

I know, it’s Tuesday but I was unable to post yesterday as my computer was running a full back up and it took 16 hours!!!  The good news is, it freed up some space on my almost full external hard … Continue reading

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